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Work-in-progress: Social news sites in models of democracy

This table – incomplete and very much under construction – sums up the normative connection between 3 democratic traditions and social news sites, as seen through an analytical framework developed by Peter Dahlgren. Liberal-individualist democracy Communitarian-republican democracy Deliberative democracy Structure … Continue reading

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AR; Mind the gap

I’ve been reading about various models of democracy lately, and started to wonder about alternatives to the threefold distinction between the ideal types of liberal individualist, republican and deliberative models. This typology seems to have gained quite a bit of … Continue reading

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AR; Leader Democracy

In what is a bit of a paradox, the study of politics often neglects the study of politicians – points out a great article by András Körösényi. The piece presents a descriptive-explanatory model of democracy, highlighting the role of those … Continue reading

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